Kaaawa Elementary School

51296 Kamehameha Hwy

Kaaawa, HI 96730-9807

Grades: PK-6

134 students

Kaaawa Elementary School serves 134 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 86%.
Kaaawa Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 134 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 134 students
Gender % 12% Male / 88%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Asian
5%
33%
Hispanic
7%
8%
White
20%
14%
Hawaiian
58%
33%
Two or more races
10%
9%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.35
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
40%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
11%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 184,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,987 is less than the state average of $14,987. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,919 is less than the state average of $12,919. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
n/a
Number of Students Managed 184,931 184,760
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM $2,690 MM
District Spending $2,319 MM $2,319 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,987 $14,987
District Spending / Student $12,919 $12,919
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hakipuu Learning Center - A Hawaii Pcs (9.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Governor Samuel Wilder King Intermediate School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waiahole Elementary School (4.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KaneoheWaiahole Elementary School
    48215 Waiahole Valley Rd
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)239-3111
    4.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 80 students                      
  • HauulaHauula Elementary School
    54046 Kamehameha Hwy
    HauulaHI 96717
    (808)293-8925
    5.7 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 304 students                      
  • KaneoheKahaluu Elementary School
    47280 Waihee Rd
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)239-3101
    6.3 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 317 students                      
  • KaneoheAhuimanu Elementary School
    47470 Hui Aeko Place
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)239-3125
    7.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 349 students                      
  • LaieLaie Elementary School
    55109 Kulanui St
    LaieHI 96762
    (808)293-8965
    8.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 693 students                      

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